SYSTIMAX® Solutions, the worldwide leader in structured connectivity
solutions, today announced the availability of a connectivity solution
for harsh environments such as pharmaceutical and automobile
manufacturing plants. The solution is compatible with the current
SYSTIMAX® product range and is IP65 and IP67 rated to protect cabling
from water and dust ingress at temperatures between -13ºF and 185ºF (-25oC
and 85oC). The International Protection (IP) rating system
classifies the degree of protection from solid objects and liquids
afforded by electrical equipment and enclosures.
The SYSTIMAX Ruggedized Connector System has a corrosive-resistant,
gasketed faceplate to protect the cable and connectors from the harsh
surrounding environment. The solution also has built-in features to
prevent accidental disconnections and rotation when mounted to the
“We work with the world’s top manufacturing and industrial companies who
need to be confident that their connectivity solutions are protected
from the everyday strain of industrial use,” said Joseph Storey,
SYSTIMAX Copper Apparatus Product Manager. “The risks regularly include
harsh temperatures and humidity along with exposure to water and dust
particles. Our new solution protects against these situations while
complimenting our product range by offering ease of installation and
The solution is now available globally and more information on the
solution can be found at www.systimax.comor at your local SYSTIMAX Solutions office.
About SYSTIMAX Solutions
SYSTIMAX Solutions™, a CommScope company (NYSE: CTV), is a worldwide
leader in structured cabling systems and provides integrated end-to-end
connectivity solutions for voice, data, video and building management
applications in both wired and wireless enterprise networks.
SYSTIMAX Solutions supplies its high performance and market-leading
range of products through a network of highly skilled BusinessPartners.
The product range includes the copper based GigaSPEED® X10D and
GigaSPEED XL Solutions, the fiber-optic LazrSPEED® and TeraSPEED™
Solutions and the intelligent patching iPatch® System. The SYSTIMAX
AirSPEED™ Solution adds a wireless option to the portfolio. SYSTIMAX
Labs and the people who have spearheaded these innovations will continue
to play an integral role in the future success of SYSTIMAX Solutions.
Currently the company’s BusinessPartners install an average of over
1,000 miles (1,600km) of SYSTIMAX cable every day in approximately 120
countries worldwide. For further information please visit http://www.systimax.com.
This press release includes forward-looking statements that are based on
information currently available to management, management’s beliefs, as
well as on a number of assumptions concerning future events.
Forward-looking statements are not a guarantee of performance and are
subject to a number of uncertainties and other factors, which could
cause the actual results to differ materially from those currently
expected. For a more detailed description of the factors that could
cause such a difference, please see CommScope’s filings with the
Securities and Exchange Commission. In providing forward-looking
statements, the company does not intend, and is not undertaking any
obligation or duty, to update these statements as a result of new
information, future events or otherwise.